Jolie Catin (2)
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JOLIE CATIN  (Pretty Doll). AKA and see "Eunice Two-Step." Cajun, Two-Step. USA, Louisiana. A Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AA(Vocal)BBA(Vocal)BBA(Vocal)B. From Iry LeJeune, and not related to "Jolie Catin (1). Amede Ardoin was the first to record this song. Related songs, according to Raymond Francois (1990), are Moise Robin's "'Tit Ardoin Two-Step," Austin Pitre's "Bayou Teche Two-Step," Alphonse "Bois Sec" Ardoin's "Chere Ici Chere La Bas," and J.W. Pelsia and Nathan Menard's "Cypress Inn Special," among others.
Source for notated version: Iry LeJeune (La.) [Francois].
Printed sources: Francois (Yé Yaille, Chère!), 1990; pp. 180–182.
Recorded sources: Goldband Records GB-LP7741, Iry LeJeune.